A somewhat subjective rating of the day’s weather, on a scale of 0 to 10.
5/10: A few spots for sunny skies, but cool with wind chills only in the 40s.
Today: Mostly sunny, cool and breezy. Highs: Low to mid 40s.
Tonight: Mostly clear and cold, with decreasing winds. Low: 20s to 30s.
Tomorrow: Sunny and seasonal, light breeze. Highs: Low to mid 50s.
A chilly finish to the weekend as the cherry blossoms took a bit of a shocker, with temperatures dropping below freezing again this morning and night, but not enough hours to cause any damage. We warm up tomorrow, and the warming trend continues through the week, with 70s possible Thursday and Friday, as rain chances try to return.
Today (Sunday): Brrr… temps this morning will start in the 20’s and afternoon highs will only be in the low to mid 40’s. The wind factor — gusts of 25 to 30 mph — will feel high in the mid-afternoon 30 minutes, despite the bright sunshine. Layer up if you’re heading to a tidal basin to pick flowers; Perhaps the cold will keep the crowds away. Confidence: High
Tonight: Evening winds drop into the 20s and continue to cool overnight, 10 to 15 degrees below average for this time of year. Confidence: High
Tomorrow (Monday): A sunny and dry start to the work week, with afternoon highs very close to average, rebounding into the low to mid 50s. And with light winds, the wind chill isn’t too much. Confidence: High
Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and mild with lows in the upper 20s to low 30s. Confidence: High
Calm weather continues Tuesday and Wednesday With high temperature. Highs in the low 60s and low 60s should be reached both days with mostly sunny skies on Tuesday and increasing clouds on Wednesday as a low pressure area approaches. Tuesday night will be mild with lows in the low 30s to low 40s. Confidence: Medium
Our next rain chance won’t arrive until late Wednesday or Thursday, with highs near or above 70 on Thursday and Friday.